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by Quetzalcoatl
Tue Nov 23, 2021 1:09 pm
Forum: LAKAWA Chat
Topic: French Island waves were ablaze!! (La Crosse, Wi)
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French Island waves were ablaze!! (La Crosse, Wi)

La Crosse, Wisconsin is Truely God's country. Not jusr because of Old Style Beer, (as they used to say in the commercials),,which is part of the historical significance and charisma that this geographic location provides. But..... just off of I-90 is French Island, and it's a peninsula that juts up ...
by Quetzalcoatl
Wed Nov 17, 2021 1:41 pm
Forum: LAKAWA Chat
Topic: November has been designated as Windsurfer month
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Views: 26

November has been designated as Windsurfer month

Yeah....considering the fact that November seems to be our most windy month now...

November shall be called....Windsurfer month!


Quetzalcoatl out.

Thar be wind all this week thru Sunday!!

Windsurfing on the Rise!
by Quetzalcoatl
Thu Nov 04, 2021 12:37 pm
Forum: LAKAWA Chat
Topic: ),,
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Views: 219

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Friday, Nov. 5th...."The Edgar Winter Group" (with backup band, called Aerosmith)....ah no...that was back in 1975,, now fast forward to 2021... Even better,,,Tomorrow, Nov. 5th...thar be WIND!!!!!! Lake Cannon (pretty good)...Clear Lake, IA (Excellent!)...Eagle Lake (supreme conditions), Waseca (Da...
by Quetzalcoatl
Wed Nov 03, 2021 2:44 pm
Forum: LAKAWA Chat
Topic: on the road West of Omaha for a Perfect windsurf Swap...
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Views: 128

on the road West of Omaha for a Perfect windsurf Swap...

On Oct. 31st (Holloween) I drove to York, Nebraska (one hour west of Omaha) for the purpose of Swaping a Board for a Sail! YEah! Yeah that's right. My Tecnho (yellow) 133 liter for a brand "NEW" Ezzy 9.5 Cheetah sail! It was fun driving 80 mph all the way from Rochester to York Neb! and back home by...
by Quetzalcoatl
Fri Oct 15, 2021 4:06 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Marco, Yo (Eric) have/has a Schlalom board to sell...it's 1118 liter....
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Views: 865

Marco, Yo (Eric) have/has a Schlalom board to sell...it's 1118 liter....

Hey Marco: Eric here. (El estadoundense de Rochester). Yeah, I have a "new" 118 liter Bic Techno Schlomme (hard word to spell) board. It's for sale. This is "brand new", never been on the water. (It's been on a rack in my Living room for ten years). I am familiar with this board because I've rented ...
by Quetzalcoatl
Tue Oct 05, 2021 4:37 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Eric's got a Tabou to ride...Eric's got a Tabou to ride ..
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Views: 585

Eric's got a Tabou to ride...Eric's got a Tabou to ride ..

Remember that song, He's got a ticket to ride....Well I changed it to "a Tabou to ride.". Yeah, I made the round trip driving to Milwaukee and back to Rochester (532 mls) to buy that 2017 Tabou rocket 125 liter board last Sat. Previous owner and only owner was 86 year old dude named Hans. It great t...
by Quetzalcoatl
Tue Sep 21, 2021 12:41 pm
Forum: LAKAWA Chat
Topic: Steady STRONG Wind (just like Padre) on Sunday in Mankato area....how about YOU?
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Steady STRONG Wind (just like Padre) on Sunday in Mankato area....how about YOU?

WOW! Sunday, Sept. 19th, 2021 the wind was blowin from the South at a base wind of 25 mph,,and my wind meter recorded many gusts at 33 mph! This was what we've been waiting for! I sailed from the North public ramp (which is most beautiful) on a small cliff grassy park at North end of Eagle Lake, (ju...
by Quetzalcoatl
Fri Sep 17, 2021 2:42 pm
Forum: LAKAWA Chat
Topic: Sept 16h (yesterday) ROCKED!!!! mucho viento (mucho wind)....
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Views: 575

Sept 16h (yesterday) ROCKED!!!! mucho viento (mucho wind)....

Greetings to all from People of the South Wind (so profectic was "KANSAS"!! How did they know, that Southern Minnesota would be "the Place for wind. Especial SOUTH WIND like yesterday. I got a late start (which "not uncommon" for me) and I started out for Lake Cannon,,,,but as I approached Faribault...
by Quetzalcoatl
Fri Sep 17, 2021 2:42 pm
Forum: LAKAWA Chat
Topic: Sept 16h (yesterday) ROCKED!!!! mucho viento (mucho wind)....
Replies: 0
Views: 561

Sept 16h (yesterday) ROCKED!!!! mucho viento (mucho wind)....

Greetings to all from People of the South Wind (so profectic was "KANSAS"!! How did they know, that Southern Minnesota would be "the Place for wind. Especial SOUTH WIND like yesterday. I got a late start (which "not uncommon" for me) and I started out for Lake Cannon,,,,but as I approached Faribault...
by Quetzalcoatl
Tue Sep 14, 2021 3:21 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Anyone have a Tabou Rocket 125 liter or 135 or 145 to sell for big bucks???
Replies: 0
Views: 670

Anyone have a Tabou Rocket 125 liter or 135 or 145 to sell for big bucks???

Anyone have a Tabou Rocket 125 liter or 135 or 145 liter to sell in exchange for BIG bucks? I'm interested in any Tabou Rocket of production year (any year) from 2010 through 2021. If you want to sell it for 700 or 800 or 900 dollars please Call Eric at cell no. 507-261-1901. (leave a voice message ...
by Quetzalcoatl
Mon Sep 06, 2021 6:08 pm
Forum: LAKAWA Chat
Topic: Ezzy 8 meter sail fits on 460 sail!! Wow!!!
Replies: 0
Views: 631

Ezzy 8 meter sail fits on 460 sail!! Wow!!!

Wow! Apparently, an Ezzy Cheetah 8 meter sail will fit on a 460 cm mast. In the past I've used a 490 mast.
I can't wait to try it out!
Quetzalcoatl out.
by Quetzalcoatl
Fri Sep 03, 2021 5:31 pm
Forum: LAKAWA Chat
Topic: The "Magic of Mankato Wind"...................
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Views: 613

The "Magic of Mankato Wind"...................

For some unexplained reason, almost everytime that I start looking for wind on different lakes in Minnesota, Iowa, finanlly I look at Mankato area lakes, (And it's BETTER there!). Quite often Clear Lake, IA appears to be the most promising lake for wind....and then look at Mankato at it's the same o...
by Quetzalcoatl
Fri Sep 03, 2021 5:15 pm
Forum: LAKAWA Chat
Topic: Let's "Re-start" the Windsurf/Kiteboard season. As of Sept. 3rd until dec. 3rd "let's Rip" on the water....
Replies: 1
Views: 300

Re: Let's "Re-start" the Windsurf/Kiteboard season. As of Sept. 3rd until dec. 3rd "let's Rip" on the water....

Actually,.....it looks like the BEST wind will be in the Mankato area! NW wind 15-25 mph with a base wind of 19 mph. This means I can use my
Tabou Rocket 115 liter board,,,"Finnally!"

Eric F. out.
by Quetzalcoatl
Fri Sep 03, 2021 4:25 pm
Forum: LAKAWA Chat
Topic: Let's "Re-start" the Windsurf/Kiteboard season. As of Sept. 3rd until dec. 3rd "let's Rip" on the water....
Replies: 1
Views: 300

Let's "Re-start" the Windsurf/Kiteboard season. As of Sept. 3rd until dec. 3rd "let's Rip" on the water....

Wow! I (Quetzalcoatl) set a "New" unwanted record. I did not windsurf a single day in August. that's a first for me, in the last 20 years. I don't like that record. So: I make a Proclamation" that windsportsters shall get out on the water at least once a week (if not twice) for the next three months...
by Quetzalcoatl
Thu Aug 26, 2021 3:55 pm
Forum: LAKAWA Chat
Topic: "The Legend" (Quetzalcoatl) speaks some words of Wisdom:::
Replies: 0
Views: 626

"The Legend" (Quetzalcoatl) speaks some words of Wisdom:::

The "Stilling" effect of Climate Change is still upon us. I (Quetzalcoatl, God of Wind and Wisdom) have very little wind to offer, but yes some wisdom. I myself still HAVE NOT windsurfed since the Fourth of July. (That was a good 6.0 meter sailing day). But now Weekend Wind seems to always offer at ...
by Quetzalcoatl
Fri Aug 20, 2021 2:30 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: The Ezzy 6.0 sail has been sold!!!
Replies: 0
Views: 624

The Ezzy 6.0 sail has been sold!!!

The Ezzy 6.0 sail has been sold!
by Quetzalcoatl
Mon Aug 02, 2021 5:23 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: 6.0 Ezzy Freeride sail for sale....
Replies: 0
Views: 650

6.0 Ezzy Freeride sail for sale....

Ezzy 6.0 Freeride sail for sale for 250 bucks. It is hard to find 6.0 sails these days. There's lots of 5.8 or 6.3 or 5.614 sails. How about a solid trusty standard 6.0 sail? This was is a classic Ezzy 6.0 Freeride 7 batten sail. It's 2011 or 12 or 13,,I need to check. Comes in a bright orange Ezzy ...
by Quetzalcoatl
Mon Aug 02, 2021 5:10 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Ezzy Panther "Elite" 5.7 sail for sale......
Replies: 0
Views: 634

Ezzy Panther "Elite" 5.7 sail for sale......

Ezzy Panther "Elite" 5.7 sail for sale for 275 bucks.
This is a 4 batten wave sail, so lots of "UMFF" power in this sail.
I believe a 2014 sail. I'll need to double check.
It's definitely a B-plus sail. Colors? I think some blue and black and white.
Call Eric at: 507-261-1901.
by Quetzalcoatl
Mon Aug 02, 2021 5:00 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Ezzy 5.5 Panther sail for sale..
Replies: 0
Views: 644

Ezzy 5.5 Panther sail for sale..

Ezzy 5.5 Panther sail for sale for 195 bucks firm.
In B plus condition! (I believe a 2012 sail).
Call Eric at 507-261-1901. Colors? I think it is Blue!
Rreally sweet sail if YOU KNOW Ezzy Panthers, incredible sail range!
by Quetzalcoatl
Fri Jul 23, 2021 2:05 pm
Forum: LAKAWA Chat
Topic: 10 mph W-NW wind on Sat, 7/24/21!!!! for Lake City, MN!!!
Replies: 0
Views: 663

10 mph W-NW wind on Sat, 7/24/21!!!! for Lake City, MN!!!

Wow! 10 mph Wind predicted for Lake City, (12 mph for Clear Lake, and Round Lake, Worthington areas). It's Formula time!! This so for Saturday, July, 21, 2021. This is part of the "Stilling" effect as a symptom of Climate change. "Stilling Effect" is something described by the "Weather Channel." It'...